Four Akron-Westfield Individual Events Speech contestants received All-State honors with their vocal performances at the State Individual Events Speech competition on Saturday.
• Alex Franker, Acting;
• Eliza Kjar, Prose;
• Kali Kriener, Storytelling; and
• Cali Westergard, After Dinner Speaking.
Twenty of the 22 students who competed at the district contest received Superior “I” ratings and advanced to the state competition. Their coach is Colleen Westergard.
The rest of the state results were:
Superior “I” Ratings
Hunter Armstrong, Prose; Hannah Koele, Public Address; Maddy Rife, Prose; Cameron Wahlberg, Prose; Becky Roberson, Poetry; Tony Fountoulakis, Radio News; Emily Meerdink, Storytelling; Sarah Schroeder, Storytelling; Makayla Swancutt, Prose; Sam Johnson, Expository Address; Ryleigh Schnell, Public Address; Jackson Gereau, Public Address; and Maggi Liebetrau, Literary Program.
Excellent “II” Ratings
Skyler Briggs, Prose; Katie Johnson, Poetry; and Anastasia Hoffer, Acting.